Moong daal pakoras Recipe Courtsey; Mahima Parasrampuria Thx to you Mahima this was like” Bhule Bisre Geet ” We indulged today and how !!! 1 cup yellow moong daal soaked for an hour ( drain water completely after an hour ) 1/2″ piece ginger 1 tsp hing Grind all the above coarsely without using water…

Khichu 1 cup rice flour 3 cups water 1 heaped tsp ginger green chilli paste 2 tsps jeera( cumin seeds) 2 cloves garlic finely chopped( optional) A pinch of soda bi carb 1/2 tsp red chilli pwd A pinch of heeng Salt 1/2 tsp Oil 2-3 tsp or as desired In a wok heat the…

Pancakes n smoked Aubergine mash This is a fun post. Just playing around with food , combining a bit of this and a bit of that n sometimes you just seem to hit the right note. So here goes For the Pancake 1/2 cup chickpea flour 4 tbsps finely chopped onions 2 tbsp chopped coriander…

Besan ki Roti 1 cup besan ( Bengal gram split n skinned flour) 1/4 cup Atta ( whole wheat flour) 1 tbsp ghee/ oil 1/2 tsp carrom seeds 3/4 tsp red chilli pwd 1/4 tsp Haldi ( turmeric) 1/3 tsp salt Sift n mix the Atta n besan. Add the salt , chilli pwd ,…

Savoury Besan Pie 2 med potatoes boiled with a bite 1 onion med peeled n jullined 2 tomatoes jullined 3/4 tsp sugar 2-3 cloves garlic minced 1 tsp ginger minced 1 tsp green chilies minced 3/4 tsp red chilli pwd 1/4 cup curry leaves 1/2 tsp rai 1 tbsp oil 1/2 tsp heeng Heat the…

Club Kachori Aaloo Subzi Holiday for everyone so decided to treat them with this dish and a Kachri ki chutney to go with it Club kachori. A dish from Kolkata Tiny kachoris crisp n delicious with a filling of urad dal . The maximum size being about 2″. 150 GMs urad dal soaked overnight 1/4…

My first attempt with this dish so if I’m wrong plz correct me Egg Curry 7 eggs boiled 2 onions very finely chopped 4-5 tomatoes chopped/ puréed 3-4 cloves garlic minced 2tsps ginger green chilli paste 2 bay leaves 3-4 cloves 1 tbsp kitchen king masala 1 tsp red chilli pwd 1/2 tsp turmeric Salt…

It is Fathers Day and my Father in law loves desserts Indian or not it doesn’t matter . So just going with the flow I made a cheery CHERRY PiE for him Eggless of course So here it is for the Rockstar in our lives Merry Cherry Pie 1 cup cherries fresh/ tinned 1 cup…

Ghia Khatti Meethi ( bottle gourd sweet n sour) 2 cups peeled n chopped tender Ghia 3/4 tsp red chilli pwd 1 tsp heaped coriander pwd 1/4 tsp turmeric 1 tsp sugar 1 tbsp lemon juice 2-3 tsp ghee Coriander chopped Salt to taste For tempering 1/4 tsp methi Dana ( I used 2 tsp…

Gluten free Sandwhich 1 eggplant sliced about 1cm thick Oil( olive oil or mustard oil) Salt 1 cup hung curd 1 cucumber deseeded n chopped fine 1 large tomato deseeded n chopped fine 1 green chilli chopped 1 tsp garlic bread seasoning 1/4 tsp mustard pwd/sauce Cracked whole pepper 3/4 tsp sugar Salt a little…

Rajma salad with homemade corn chips Notes S Sangeeta to 27-Mar-2015Details Rajma salad with homemade corn chips rajma 1 cup boiled with little salt 1/4 cup boiled sweet corn kernels 1/2 onions sliced finely lengthwise 1 tomato deseeded n diced 2tbsp corriander chopped 1 green chilli finely chopped 1/2 tsp of Tabasco ( as much…

Stuffed parwal ki mithai 12 pcs of parwal big n thick 100 gms pumpkin Sugar 250 gms 10- 12 almonds slivered 2 tbsp of mishri pounded 1/2 tsp powdered cardomom 10- 15 strands of saffron 50 gms of fresh chenna ( homemade paneer) Pumpkin: Peel n grate the pumpkin boil it in water for 5-7…